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The structure shows the first steps of SARS-CoV-2 infection, and could help in drug discovery.
Water scarcity from climate change could displace up to 700 million people by 2030. Chemists and engineers are working to make less-expensive, more energy-efficient technologies more widely accessible.
Since the spread of a novel coronavirus in China, two independent research groups identify an existing drug and 6 novel molecules that could lead to possible treatments.
Some evidence suggests that growing influenza vaccines inside chicken eggs may make them less effective, but not all experts agree.
We’ve taken a stroll down memory lane to share our favorite events and highlights celebrating 150 years of the periodic table.
Darobactin, which kills E. coli and other deadly pathogens, points the way to a new class of gram-negative antibiotics.
Platinum nanoparticles on strontium titanate help turn polyethylene into compounds for consumer products.
Radiation has a dark history, but scientists have learned to use properties of radioactive materials to benefit society.
How well do you know your elements? Celebrate the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements by using patterns to determine which elements are missing in this puzzle.
Metals are everywhere doing amazing things. Find out the chemistry behind what makes them so marvelous.
Polymer nanoparticles could provide a new way to fight underarm odor without disturbing the balance of skin bacteria or causing irritation.
Researchers have developed a diagnostic test that can detect a molecular signature of cancer and other diseases with a simple readout: it turns urine blue.
Chemists are developing optical sensors that they hope will one day provide a clearer picture of how symptoms relate to changes in brain chemistry. Check out this video to explore the latest!
We’re taking a look at superheavy elements and how they contribute to our understanding of the universe and the limits of the periodic table.
Life’s building blocks might have formed on the surfaces of air bubbles in water-filled volcanic rocks, according to new study
The scientific community will finally have an exact value for Avogadro’s number. Read about the journey to redefining one of the most fundamental units of measure in chemistry: the mole.
The vanadium-binding compound could improve the stability of the devices .
What would we do without paper? A versatile material, its distinct properties make it indispensable to everyday life.
New device made of made of poly(ethylene glycol) diacrylate could reduce toxic chemotherapy side effects.
How well do you know the elements? See if you can find the 25 mistakes on this periodic table.
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